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Industrial Nitrocellulose

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Imperial Chemical Industries Limited (ICI): 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009283


Small 8vo, pp viii, 127, clean internally, cloth a little age-darkened and rubbed. EXTREMELY SCARCE [Packing, transport and storage, properties, blending, testing, solvents and diluents, plasticisers, resins, pigments, emulsions etc.] View more info

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Nucleic Acids and Nucleoproteins (Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology Volume XII)

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: New York, The Biological Laboratory: 1947

Seller ID: 009488


Illustrated, quarto, pp xii, 279, a few lightly turned corners otherwise very clean internally, signature on the front endpaper of K. Bailey, Cambridge. Red cloth slightly worn and scuffed, spine faded. View more info

Methyl Isobutyl Ketone. Methyl Ethyl Ketone. (2 vols)

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: New York, Shell Chemical Corporation: 1952

Seller ID: 007888


Methyl Isobutyl Ketone - Third printing, 1953. with 98 pages, a bit age-toned, red cloth slightly worn and marked. TOGETHER WITH Methyl Ethyl Ketone - Second edition, 1950, with 129 pages, clean internally, cloth slightly dull and worn. View more info

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Popular Fallacies - a book of common errors explained and corrected with copious references to authorities

By: Ackermann, A.S.E.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Old Westminster Press: 1950

Seller ID: 006435


Large 8vo, pp xvi, 843, very slightly worn internally, endpapers and title page foxed, occasional foxing in text, pages 625-628 folded at upper corner, front hinge cracking very slightly, cloth a bit worn and faded. View more info

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Scientific Paradoxes and Problems, and their solutions

By: Ackermann, A.S.E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Old Westminster Press: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007912


Small slim 8vo, pp viii, 131, very clean internally, blue cloth slightly faded on the spine, one small tear on the upper cover, otherwise very good. [SCARCE. The title page states " simultaneously broadcast from 2LO". This was the second radio statio to regularly broadcast in the UK. It began broadcasting on 11 May 1922, for one hour a day from the seventh floor of Marconi House in the Strand. This building, opposite Somerset House was demolished in 2006, apart f... View more info

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Systematic Slide Rule Technique - an analytical survey of modern slide rule theory and practice for technical students and all who make calculations

By: Allan, R.K.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009267


Tall slim 8vo, pp (4), 126, very clean internally, pale blue cloth slightly faded, in a very poor partial dustwrapper which is lacking many pieces. SCARCE. View more info

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Methods for Risk Assessment of Transgenic Plants IV - Biodiversity and Biotechnology

By: Ammann, Klaus; Jacot, Yolande & Braun, Richard

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Basel, Boston & Berlin, Birkhauser: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010708


pp xvi, 177, yellow cloth, a brilliant copy, as new. View more info

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The Toxicology of Chemicals, Series One : Carcinogenicity, Volume IV - Summary Reviews of the Evidence

By: Aresini, G.; Draper, M.H.; Duffus, J.H. & van der Venne, M. Th. (editors)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Luxembourg & Edinburgh, Directorate General, & Edinburgh Centre for Toxicology: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011238


Large 8vo, pp viii, 187, clothbound, the slightest of bumps to the spine head otherwise a very good copy indeed. SCARCE. View more info

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Remarkable Discoveries !

By: Ashall, Frank

Price: £5.95

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011172


A few illustrations, pp xii, 278, very clean internally, corner of cloth very slightly bumped, otherwise a very good copy in a dustwrapper showing only the slightest signs of use. [Shows how scientists have made great discoveries that have pushed back the frontiers of knowledge and have changed the way we look at the world. Frank Ashall, scientist and writer, takes us on a magical mystery tour of eighteen major scientific discoveries. Electricity, X-rays, DNA fingerprint... View more info

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Molecular Methods in Ecology

By: Baker, Allan J. (editor)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Blackwell Science: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011511


Octavo, pp x, 337, very clean internally, paperback, upper cover creased, otherwise only the slightest signs of use. [The incorporation of molecular methods in ecological research has added an exciting new dimension to conventional studies, and opened windows into previously intractable areas of research, at the interface between ecology and genetics. Using these new methods it has now become routine to use genetic markers to study ecological phenomena, from molecular se... View more info

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More Electrical Apparatus Making

By: Ballhatchett, A.V.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Percival Marshall & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 006413


Illustrated, small 8vo, pp 168, a bit used internally, paperback, pictorial covers a bit marked and worn. View more info

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The Cloud World - its features and significance, being a popular account of forms and phenomena

By: Barber, Samuel.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Elliot Stock: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006436


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp xii, 139, decorated cloth gilt, a bit worn and marked, lower cover unevenly faded, spine-head torn, lower joint(external) cracking. View more info

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Histochemistry - Theory, Practice and Bibliography

By: Barka, Tibor & Anderson, Paul J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, Hoeber Medical Division , Harper & Row: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012590


Large thick octavo, pp xii, 660, owber's neat signature on front endpaper, his neat name stamp on front and rear endpapers and on the title page, otherwise very clean internally, cloth very slightly worn, the upper cover a bit foxed and blotched. View more info

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Bayer Pocket Book for the Plastics Industry

By: Bayer

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Leverkusen, Farbenfabriken Bayer: 1959

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 011497


Thick 12mo, pp 464, a very clean copy internally, bound in soft plastic covers (70% Mesamoll and 30% Ultramoll !!), a very good copy. View more info

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The Microscope in Medicine

By: Beale, Lionel S.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London & Philadelphia, J. & A. Churchill, and Lindsay & Blakiston: 1877

Seller ID: 008814


Fourth edition, much enlarged. 86 plates, large thick 8vo, pp xxxvi, 539, a little age-toned and dusty internally, front hinge slightly cracked, cloth slightly rubbed and worn, spine slightly frayed and chipped at the head and the foot. [Presentation copy from the author to Dr R. Fowler] View more info

Beck Koller Resins Manufactured By Beck, Koller & Co. (England) Ltd ( A trade catalogue)

By: Beck Koller Resins

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Liverpool & London, James Beadel & Co. Ltd:

Seller ID: 004899


A trade catalogue, not paginated, ringbound in black faux leather soft covers. Tabbed dividers separate the following sections : Beckosols, Super Beckacites, Easter Gums Coumarones, Beckamines, Formulating and Reference. A little worn throughout, a few handwritten notes. View more info

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Sex and Death in Protozoa - the history of an obsession [Sir John Burnett's copy]

By: Bell, Graham

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Reproduction. mortality. genetics., Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011530


Octavo, pp xiv, 199, a very good clean hardback copy in a dustwrapper showing only slight signs of use. { Is ageing inevitable, or can senescence and death be evaded? Large animals and plants always age if they live long enough; even individual cells from their bodies cannot continue living and dividing indefinitely. Whether or not single-celled organisms also age and die, and what relation sex bore to the process of senescence, was the subject of vigorous debate and exp... View more info

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Digital Biology - how nature is transforming our technology

By: Bentley, Peter

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011365


Octavo, pp (8), 277, very slight age-tonong to the margins, black cloth in excellent condition, in a dustwrapper showing the very faintest signs of use. ["Imagine a future world where computers can create universes -- digital environments made from binary ones and zeros. Imagine that within these universes there exist biological forms that reproduce, grow, and think. Imagine plantlike forms, ant colonies, immune systems, and brains, all adapting, evolving, and gettin... View more info

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Biology of the Integument, Volume 1 - Invertebrates

By: Bereiter-Hahn, J.; Matoltsy, A.G. & Richards, K. Sylvia (editors)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, Springer-Verlag: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010902


Illustrated, large thick 8vo, pp xvi, 841, hardback, the slightest signs of use to the cover, but really a very good copy throughout. [A heavy book - extra postage may be necesary.] View more info

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The Next 500 Years - Life in the Coming Millenium

By: Berry, Adrian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011291


Large 8vo, pp (12), 338, age-toned but otherwise clean and sound, blue cloth in very good condition, the dustwrapper is not price-clipped and is only very slightly worn. [A futuristic prediction of possible events over the next five decades, which explores potential scientific and technological advances and developments and suggests what life will be like in the year 2500. Covers a wide range of topics and issues, such as transport, food, military developments and space.... View more info